• Smriti Irani ‘sorely’ misses her step-daughter, shares beautiful pic
    Published Date : 09-May-2017 9:13:03 IST

    Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Irani shared a sweet image of her step-daughter Shanelle on Instagram saying that she is being sorely missed. Smriti married her chilhood friend Zubin Irani in 2001. The couple have two kids together. Smriti is the stepmother to Shanelle who is Zubin Irani’s daughter from his previous marriage with coordinator and former beauty contestant Mona Irani. Shanelle is a law student at Georgetown University in the United States.

  • Rana To Play Powerful Role In Uyyalavada Narasimha Reddy?
    Published Date : 09-May-2017 1:01:35 IST

    Chiranjeevi is all set to start his next film Uyyalavada Narasimha Reddy from August onwards. The film’s pre-production work is currently underway and the makers are scouting for different locations. According to a source, the makers are planning to approach Rana Daggubati for a powerful role in the biopic. The historical film is directed by Surender Reddy and produced by Chiranjeevi’s son and actor Ram Charan.

  • Tamannaah denies rumour of tiff with Rajamouli
    Published Date : 09-May-2017 12:21:46 IST

    Tamannaah Bhatia, while denying reports that she was upset with SS Rajamouli over her scenes being cut in Baahubali 2, said, “This is imagination of somebody who is very jobless.” She added, “I am and will always be thankful to Rajamouli sir for casting me.” She further said the film has raised the bar for everyone in the film industry.

  • Cognizant to lay off 6,000 employees in India
    Published Date : 09-May-2017 12:13:38 IST

    US-based IT major Cognizant is looking to lay off 6,000 employees in India to increase hiring in its home country, according to reports. This comes after President Donald Trump’s administration expressed displeasure over US firms outsourcing jobs to other countries. Meanwhile, it has also been reported that Cognizant may let go of some senior employees through a voluntary retirement scheme.

  • Balayya’s film sells satellite rights for Rs 9 crore
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 11:23:00 IST

    Though Balayya’s 101st hasn’t still been given a title, the shoot is going on furiously. What more, the deal for the satellite rights has already been fixed. Gemini TV secured the satellite rights of the film for a whopping Rs 9 crore. This is very high considering the fact that Puri’s stock has gone down. But, there are high expectation that Balayya-Puri combo will be crazy. So, expect the title to be crazy too.

  • Why this star hero adjusted his dates for Keerthy Suresh?
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 10:21:53 IST

    Usually, heroines adjust dates to suit heroes. But, hero Vikram has adjusted his dates for Sami 2 so that Keerthi Suresh can work with him. Why this gesture? The producers want to release the film in Telugu also considering Keerthi’s popularity in Tollywood. Keerthi’s presence will increase the reach of the film. So, the producers wanted to rope in her at any cost. Keerthi’s craze has gone up many folds after she signed Pawan’s film.

  • This hero braved Baahubali tsunami
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 9:21:03 IST

    Baahubali tsunami is swamping every film everywhere in India. Most heroes have postponed their releases. But, here is one hero, who withstood Baahubali wave. That hero is Dhanush. His film Power Pondy, which he directed, was released two weeks before Baahubali and is doing wonderfully at the box office. Even after Baahubali, its collections have not come down. Now Dhanush is even planning a sequel to this film.

  • This director says Pawan is unfit for politics
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 8:20:53 IST

    Thammudu director PA Arun Prasad says Pawan Kalyan is unfit for politics. Thammudu is one of the biggest hits of Pawan Kalyan. Arun Prasad says Pawan is a straightforward man and cannot indulge in slanging matches. He is plain and simple. He cannot use abusive words against anyone. He says Pawan has joined politics only because of the pressure from his fans. He said those who enter politics should be ready to abuse people.

  • Sharwa goes mass with Radha
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 8:03:22 IST

    Talented hero Sharwanand is now trying for a mass role and his launch vehicle into the mass genre is Radha. Sharwa, who has given back to back hits, looks very promising in Radha. The trailer looks quite impressive and may well turn out to be a perfect bill after Baahubali mania. The medium budget film will be a refreshing relaxation after the Baahubali tsunami. Dil Raju has secured Nizam distribution rights, while UV Vamsi got the Andhra rights.

  • Mahesh gives deadline to Murugadoss
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 7:58:54 IST

    Mahesh Babu has finally given a deadline to director Murugadoss to wrap up Spyder within two weeks. The film’s schedules are getting extended and is in the final stage. The final schedule is being shot in Hyderabad. Mahesh Babu, who has to give dates to Koratala Siva’s upcoming project, is waiting for Spyder to complete. So, he called up the unit and said no more dates. He wanted them to wrap up soon and release by August 11.

  • Nikesha Patel says her bikini pics are ready for posting
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 7:55:12 IST

    Heroines are taking to bikini photo shoots to increase their followers. Nikesha Patel too has joined the bandwagon. She had a bikini photo shoot recently. But, before that she has slimmed a lot and lost lot of weight. Now, she is teasing her fans with social media announcements that she is going to post her hot bikini shoot. Nikesha has no films in Telugu and her career in Kannada and Tamil too has nothing much to boast of.

  • Prabhas hikes remuneration
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 1:57:28 IST

    Prabhas has not just become India’s newest heartthrob, the actor has also become one of the most bankable heroes. Inside sources reveal that Prabhas has hiked his fee. An insider revealed, “Prabhas has upped his fee by Rs 5 crore. He feels that it is only fair for him to demand the remuneration considering that he had given his 5 years to a movie that has turned out to be blockbuster like none other.” According to our source, Prabhas was drawing a package of Rs 20-25 crore for Baahubali and now he will be demanding about Rs 30 crore.

  • Dangal beats PK to become 2nd highest grossing Indian film
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 11:16:43 IST

    The Aamir Khan, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra starrer Dangal has become the second highest grossing Indian film ever after it earned over ₹800 crore. The film surpassed Aamir’s film PK, which was earlier the second highest grossing Indian film. Dangal collected ₹72.68 crore in its opening weekend in China, where it has released in around 7,000 screens.

  • When will this film release?
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 8:56:32 IST

    Naga Chaitanya’s Raa Randoi Veduka Chuddam has completed its shooting and even the title song has been released. The unit is also planning a pre-release function. But, the release date hasn’t been announced officially. The producers say the film will be released in May only. May 19 release was deferred for some reason. Now, it could be May 26 alone. But, nothing is official as yet.

  • Balayya to spot new look for Puri film
    Published Date : 08-May-2017 7:56:20 IST

    Balayya-Puri’s latest film is raising expectations. It is the 101st film for Balakrishna. The unit is shooting at full throttle and will soon go to Portugal for shooting a key schedule. The buzz is that Puri will show Balakrishina like never before. The unit has already roped in heroine Shriya Saran to play the female lead. The unit feels this is a winning combination.